RELEASE -- MythTV v0.20.2 has been tagged for release today, Friday 24th August 2007 (GMT). The official release announcement and download links will follow shortly. This bug fix release includes support for the new Schedules Direct service which replaces Zap2It. For a list of changes and bugs addressed by this release see the changelog at Release Notes - 0.20.2 and Release_Notes - 0.20.1 --GBee 18:25, 24 August 2007 (UTC)
Note - The version 0.21 preliminary release notes are getting a bit long in the tooth; presumably whomever was working on them has gotten busier. If anyone's looking for something to do on the wiki, reading the svn updates and updating that page'd be cool. :-) --Baylink 18:32, 22 July 2007 (UTC)
FLASH - Tribune Media/Zap2It announced they're discontinuing Data Direct listings just in time for the new TV season; details everywhere. The developer team is working on a possible solution; updates will be here. --Baylink 15:37, 20 June 2007 (UTC)
PRESS - Slashdot links to a three-part screencast of the installation, configuration and setup of MythDora 4, running atop Fedora Core 6. "If you have had problem installing MythTV in the past due to hardware compatibility issues, it might be time to give it another chance." --Baylink 02:37, 30 May 2007 (UTC)
PRESS - PC Magazine Nederland has written (in the Dutch language!) two articles about MythTV: Mediacenters onder Linux (1) Uw eigen Personal Video Recorder and Mediacenteroplossingen onder Linux (2) Uw eigen Personal Video Recorder. --Michel 16:43, 13 March 2007 (UTC)
PRESS - Time Magazine runs an article on that newfangled box you can stick next to your TV set. The device is the VCR. The date? Christmas 1984. --Baylink 18:05, 7 February 2007 (UTC)
RELEASE -- MythTV v0.20 was officially released at 0316EDT on Monday 11 Sep 2006. The link to the release announcement and download links is at the top of the page. Remember to back up your database before upgrading, and run mythtv-setup afterwards. Feel free to write up your upgrade process and put it in Category:Upgrading. This morning's Slashdotting appears to have subsided, though downloads may still be slow. Welcome aboard, new users!
RELEASE BUG -- The mythplugins tarball released Monday morning apparently acquired a small problem in the packaging process, and installs a MythWeb that won't work. If you grabbed it, and use that, and have that problem, you can grab an updated copy of just that tarball now. This also applies to early ATRPMs packages; I *think* Axel has updated ones up now. Axel's YUM and similar repositories are shipping0.20, he says, even though his web pages haven't caught up yet. --Baylink 16:18, 12 September 2006 (UTC)
PRESS - Linux Journal's Nick Petreley gives us another dollop of his ongoing MythTV saga. [Spotted at LWN.net] --Baylink 21:16, 2 September 2006 (UTC)
PRESS - Linux Devices covers a new HTPC which reportedly has been "configured to be MythTV friendly", but does not bundle the package due to unexplained concerns about codec copyrights. The box is $299 barebones, $549 with Sempron 64 3000+/250GB/512MB, an unspecified capture card, and a DVD-combo drive. --Baylink 21:36, 31 August 2006 (UTC)
PROJECT - Isaac announced the feature freeze for the 0.20 release on the mailing list, 24-Aug-2006; expect the release sometime in the next year. --Baylink 02:54, 30 August 2006 (UTC)
PRESS - An article in this week's LWN notes that the passage of the 'Digital Content Protection Act of 2006' would 'mean the end of projects like MythTV'. Subscriber link courtesy of --Baylink 23:57, 5 May 2006 (UTC)
SITE UPDATE Due to spam and vandalism, this wiki has been changed to require an account and a confirmed email address in order to edit pages. Apologies if this causes problems for anyone. Hopefully, more convoluted methods of authentication won't become necessary. --Isaac 22:10, 8 April 2006 (UTC)
PRESS - washingtonpost.com MythTV Invades Realm of Cable and TiVo. Very thorough introduction to the MythTV project including how it got started. Compares purchased ready-made MythTV box to TIVO box, financially & featurewise. Praises how far the project has come. (Spotted at Digg.) --Ghee22 10:09, 27 March 2006 (UTC)
RELEASE -- MythTV v0.19 was officially released at 0116UTC on Sunday 12 Feb 2006. The link to the release announcement and download links is at the top of the page. Remember to back up your database before upgrading, and run mythtv-setup afterwards. Feel free to write up your upgrade process and put it in Category:Upgrading.
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